Definition of fanboy
: a boy or man who is an extremely or overly enthusiastic fan of someone or something
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The game is a fanboy wishlist of features strung together with slick graphics and animation.
Whether his country's Supreme Court agrees - or thinks banning a fascistic party led by a Nazi fanboy is the surest route back to sobriety - will soon be seen.
Now, however, Fox may be faced with a new problem: When there is serious news to watch, viewers aren’t going to go watch Trump fanboys air their grievances.
Richard Splett has lived out his ultimate fanboy moment.
Bourdain used to genuflect like a fanboy before innovative chefs such as Éric Ripert, of Le Bernardin.
After the author of Common Sense—a pamphlet that influenced the American Revolution—died in the United States in the early 1800s, a Paine fanboy shipped his body to England.
My son is completely a hardcore fanboy of the Pirates of the Caribbean movies, so the opportunity to play as Jack Sparrow is pretty darn exciting to him.
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